Books in category Literary Criticism – European

  • Ovid and the Renaissance Body

    Ovid and the Renaissance Body
    Goran V. Stanivukovic

    This collection of original essays uses contemporary theory to examine Renaissance writers? reworking of Ovid's texts in order to analyze the strategies in the construction of the early modern discourses of gender, sexuality, and writing.

  • The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare

    The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare
    Margreta de Grazia, Stanley Wells

    This book offers a comprehensive, readable and authoritative introduction to the study of Shakespeare, by means of nineteen newly commissioned essays.

  • Die Funktion des Geldes in Lessings Minna von Barnhelm

    Die Funktion des Geldes in Lessings ‘Minna von Barnhelm’
    Peter Schumacher

    Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2011 im Fachbereich Germanistik – Neuere Deutsche Literatur, Note: 1,3, Universität zu Köln (Institut für neuere deutsche Sprache und Literatur), Veranstaltung: Deutsche Komödien und Komödientheorien des 17. …

  • Ulrike Meinhof Journalistin oder Terroristin Rebellion im Medium der Worte

    Ulrike Meinhof. Journalistin oder Terroristin. Rebellion im Medium der Worte
    Diana Ingeborg Klein

    Unfassbar, dass Ulrike Meinhof, eine der angesehensten Journalistinnen der 60er Jahre, plötzlich ihre berufliche Tätigkeit aufgab und ihre beiden Töchter zurückließ, um in den Untergrund zu gehen.

  • James Joyce and the Difference of Language

    James Joyce and the Difference of Language
    Laurent Milesi

    Informed by debates in Joyce scholarship, literary studies and critical theory, and addressing the full range of his writing, this volume comprehensively examines the critical diversity of Joyce's linguistic practices.

  • Begegnungen mit Masse in Canettis zweitem Band Die Fackel im Ohr

    Begegnungen mit ‘Masse’ in Canettis zweitem Band ‘Die Fackel im Ohr’
    Birte Glass

    Elias Canetti wurde am 25.

  • Figuring the Feminine

    Figuring the Feminine
    Jill Ross

    She highlights ways in which these texts contribute to the understanding of gender in medieval poetics and foreground questions of literary and cultural import.

  • Conan Doyle

    Conan Doyle
    Douglas Kerr

    A critical study of the writings of Arthur Conan Doyle and a cultural biography, this is a book for students of literary and cultural history, and Conan Doyle enthusiasts.

  • Bodies of Tomorrow

    Bodies of Tomorrow
    Sherryl Vint

    Bodies of Tomorrow argues for the importance of challenging visions of humanity in the future that overlook our responsibility as embodied beings connected to a material world.

  • Enter the Press gang

    Enter the Press-gang
    Daniel James Ennis

    " "This book centers on literature produced in "moments of crisis" – times when Britain faced a military challenge and thus needed her Navy most.

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